The brutal homicide in a McDonald’s diner in Zhaoyuan, Shandong, on May 28, 2014 of a salesgirl in a nearby clothing store called Wu Shuoyan (1977–2014), who had refused to give her phone number to visiting “missionaries.” The crime plays a key role in the Chinese rhetoric against the xie jiao, and was attributed by the CCP to The Church of Almighty God. Scholarly studies of the documents of the trial, however, proved that the murder was in fact perpetrated by a different religious movement, which had no connections with The Church of Almighty God.« Back to Glossary Index
Democracy and the Tai Ji Men Case
Democracy requires an effective separation of powers and keeping bureaucrats in check. It did not happen in Taiwan.
Red Universities Not Red Enough, CCP Says
Students do not take ideological courses seriously. The Central Commission for Discipline Inspection warns that this lack of enthusiasm cannot be tolerated.
National Games Celebrate Xi Jinping’s Thought on Sport
National Games, the “Chinese Olympics”, run through September 27, and try to prove that “Socialism is good” for sport too.
Now We Know: Xinjiang, Xi Jinping Is Responsible
Elusive links that tie the Chinese President Xi Jinping directly with mass internment of Uyghurs in Xinjiamg have come to light.